The US drought has been blamed for much of the increase in the price of food worldwide. Photograph: John Moore/Getty Images World food prices rose in September and are moving nearer to levels reached during the 2008 food crisis. The United Nations...
Global prices for meats, dairy products and cereals resumed rising last month, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization reported on Thursday, adding to concerns that developing countries may face food shortages. The agency said that on...